Wizard World Sacramento

Who is excited for the inaugural Wizard World Sacramento Comic Con this  weekend? We will be out in full force all weekend. There is so much going on it is going to be, dare we say, Epic!. They have an amazing guest list; Chris Hemsworth, William Shatner, Bruce Campbell, Stan Lee, Billy Dee Williams, Jason David Frank, and so many other great names. Along with all the big names they are having some great programing as well, like Evening Parties, Meet-And-Greets, Screenings, Costume Contests and more. Wizard World will bring together fans of all ages and cultures to celebrate some of the best in g33k culture, comics, toys, video gaming, movies, graphic novels,  television, sci-fi, original art, collectibles,gaming, and just about everything that us g33ks love! Highlights From the schedule  include:

  • Interactive Q&A sessions with Hemsworth (Sun., 4 p.m.), Campbell (Sat., 5:45 p.m.), Sheamus (Fri., 6:45 p.m.), Benz (Sat., 11 a.m), Lee (Sat., 3 p.m.), William Shatner (Sat., 5 p.m.), Michael Rooker (Sun., 2:30 p.m.), Billy Dee Williams (Sat., 12:30 p.m.) and other celebrities
  • Informative discussions with noted comics creators Chris Claremont (Fri., 5 p.m.), Michael Golden (Sun., 11:30 a.m.), Josef Rubinstein, Joe Weems and Danny Fingeroth (Sun., 12:30 p.m.) and more
  • “Hollywood Confidential” with James Marsters, on how to break into the business (Sat., noon, paid event)
  • Advanced screening of the new CW series “The 100”
  • Evening parties on Friday (“Wizard World Creator Pro Am,” 9 p.m.); Saturday (“Wizard World Official Masquerade Party,” 10 p.m.)
  • Costume contests for adults (Saturday, 7 p.m.) and kids (Sunday, 2:30 p.m.)
  • Untold Stories From The Early Days Of Video Game Development (Fri., 6 p.m.)
  • Wizard World Comic Con Film Festival, featuring selected shorts and music videos (Fri., Sat.)
  • 1939: The Year That Changed Everything, discussion about that iconic year for the comics world
  • Meet-and-greets with Lee (Sat, 10:30 a.m.) and Jason David Frank (Sat., noon; Sun., 11 a.m.), (paid events)
  • Kids Day (Sunday), with an array of kids and family activities designed just for the younger set, highlighted by the Green Ranger Power Hour with Jason David Frank (2 p.m.)

Schedule by day:

  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • Sunday
4:45-5:30pm Returning To Carl Sagan’s Cosmos (Big Bang Ballroom/Room 203) 5:00 – 5:45pm Spotlight On Chris Claremont (Room 104) 5:00 – 8:00pm Wizard World Film Festival (Big Sur Room) 5:45 – 6:30pm Costumes + Playing = Cosplay! So What Does That Actually Mean? (Big Bang Ballroom/Room 203) 6:00 – 6:45pm Untold Stories From The Early Days Of Video Game Development (Room 104) 6:45 – 7:30pm WWE® Superstar Sheamus® (Big Bang Ballroom/Room 203) 7:00 – 7:45pm Cosplay Filmmaking 101 (Room 104) 9:00 – 11:00pm Creator Pro Am: Drink & Draw (Pizza Rock, 1020 K St, Sacramento, 21+)
10:30 – 11:15am Stan Lee Meet And Greet – Paid Event (Room 201) 11:00 – 11:45am Create-A-Comics-Story With Chris Claremont And Jimmie Robinson (Room 103) 11:00 – 11:45am Sexuality In Cosplay (Room 104) 11:00 – 11:30am One-On-One With Julie Benz (Big Bang Ballroom/Room 203) 11:45 – 12:15am One-On-One With Michael Rosenbaum (Big Bang Ballroom/Room 203) 12:00 – 12:45pm The History Of Q-Bert (Room 103) 12:00 – 1:30pm Hollywood Confidential – Paid Event (Room 104) 12:00 – 12:45pm Jason David Frank Meet And Greet – Paid Event (Room 201) 12:30 – 1:00pm One-On-One With Billy Dee Williams (Big Bang Ballroom/Room 203) 1:00 – 1:45pm Unleashing Creativity (Room 103) 1:15 – 1:45pm One-On-One With Jason David Frank: Power Ranger (Big Bang Ballroom/Room 203) 2:00 – 2:45pm Figure Drawing For Popular Media (Room 103) 2:00 – 2:45pm 1939: The Year That Changed Everything (Batman Was Just The Beginning!) (Room 104) 2:00 – 2:45pm CW31 Presents An Advanced Screening Of “the 100” (Big Bang Ballroom/Room 203) 2:00 – 5:00pm The Wizard World Film Festival (Big Sur Room) 3:00 – 3:45pm The Art Of Animation Production With Animator/Director Tom Cook (Room 103) 3:00 – 3:45pm Cosplay & Fanfilms (Room 104) 3:00 – 3:45pm One-On-One With Stan Lee (Big Bang Ballroom/Room 203) 4:00 – 4:45pm TV & Film Production In Sacramento (Room 103) 4:00 – 4:45pm Will Eisner Week: Why Eisner Matters (Room 104) 4:00 – 4:45pm One-On-One With James Marsters (Big Bang Ballroom/Room 203) 5:00 – 5:45pm The Ace Of Geeks: How Can We Stop Bullying At Conventions? (Room 103) 5:00 – 5:45pm Grimm Fairy Tales Animated (Room 104) 5:00 – 5:30pm One-On-One With William Shatner (Big Bang Ballroom/Room 203) 5:45 – 6:30pm Bruce Campbell Versus The Audience (Big Bang Ballroom/Room 203) 6:00 – 6:45pm The History Of Us Vs Them (Room 103) 6:00 – 6:45pm Super Hero Cinema: Sequels And Spin-Offs (Room 104) 7:00 – 7:45pm H.P. Lovecraft In Popular Culture (Room 104) 7:00 – 9:00pm Wizard World Costume Contest (Big Bang Ballroom/Room 203) 10:00pm – Close Wizard World Official Masquerade Party (D30, 1022 K St, Sacramento) (Dress Code Enforced, 21+)
11:00 – 11:45am Jason David Frank Meet And Greet – Paid Event (Room 201) 11:30am – 12:15pm Storytelling With Michael Golden (Room 103) 11:30am – 12:15pm Jumping Through The Looking Glass: Cosplay as Hobby and Lifestyle (Room 104) 11:45am – 12:15pm One-On-One With Ralph Macchio (Big Bang Ballroom/Room 203) 12:30 – 1:15pm Inkers On Inking With Josef Rubinstein And Joe Weems (Room 103) 12:30 – 1:15pm Who Can Be A Geek? Anyone Who Wants To/Women In The Geek World (Room 104) 12:30 – 1:00pm One-On-One With James Hong (Big Bang Ballroom/Room 203) 1:15 – 1:45pm One-On-Two With The Boondock Saints (Big Bang Ballroom/Room 203) 1:30 – 2:15pm Battle For Multicultural Heroes (Room 103) 1:30 – 2:15pm Superstar Artists Roundtable With Humbero Ramos, Paolo Rivera, Jimmie Robinson and Eric Nguyen (Room 104) 2:00 – 3:00pm The Green Power Ranger Power Hour (Room 201) 2:00 – 2:30pm How To Survive A Killer Tv Show With Jon Bernthal (Big Bang Ballroom/Room 203) 2:30 – 3:15pm Wizard World Kids Costume Contest (Room 104) 2:30 – 3:00pm Michael Rooker Vs The Audience (Big Bang Ballroom/Room 203) 4:00 – 4:45pm One-On-One With Chris Hemsworth (Big Bang Ballroom/Room 203)

As with all Comic Cons, Seating in panels will be limited, additional tickets might need to be bought for things like autographs and photo ops. Hope to see you all there!

 

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